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    • Going Back to College: Undergraduates Who Already Held a Postsecondary Credential 

      U.S. Department of Education, National Center For Education Statistics (U.S. Department of Education, National Center For Education Statistics, 2019-05-01)
      This report presents the percentage of undergraduates who already held a postsecondary certificate or degree while enrolled in 2015–16 and examines the current field of study among those who held a bachelor’s or higher ...
    • Opening the Door to the American Dream: Increasing Higher Education Access and Success for Immigrants 

      Erisman, Wendy; Looney, Shannon (Institute for Higher Education Policy, 2007-04-01)
      This report describes the demographic and educational characteristics of the U.S. immigrant population and discusses barriers faced by legal immigrants seeking to enroll in postsecondary education. The report focuses on ...
    • The Rise of College Student Borrowing 

      Fry, Richard; Hinze-Pifer, Rebecca (Pew Research Center, 2010-11-23)
      This report shows that undergraduate college student borrowing has risen dramatically in recent years. Graduates who received a bachelor’s degree in 2008 borrowed 50% more (in inflation-adjusted dollars) than their ...
    • A Rising Share of Undergraduates Are From Poor Families, Especially at Less Selective Colleges 

      Fry, Richard; Cilluffo, Anthony (Pew Research Center, 2019-05-22)
      The overall number of undergraduates at U.S. colleges and universities has increased dramatically over the past 20 years, with growth fueled almost exclusively by an influx of students from low-income families and students ...
    • Rural Colleges and Universities 

      American Council on Education (American Council on Education, 2019-06-01)
      One in six of the nation's undergraduate students attend rural colleges or universities,yet these institutions are seldom studied.This infographic provides an overview of rural institutions and their students.
    • Student Aversion to Borrowing: Who Borrows and Who Doesn't 

      Cunningham, Alisa F.; Santiago, Deborah A. (Institute for Higher Education Policy, 2008-12-01)
      A basic tenet of the Higher Education Act—that no one should be denied the opportunity for an education because of a lack of money—is just as relevant today as it was in 1965. However, for millions of students, the increasing ...
    • Undergraduate Degrees Conferred, by Field of Study and Gender: 2009-10 

      American Council on Education (American Council on Education, 2010-08-01)
      This fact sheet/report presents the US undergraduate degrees conferred, by field of study and gender: 2009-2010
    • Will Students Come Back? Undergraduate Students’ Plans to Re-Enroll in Fall 2020 

      Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) Consortium (Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) Consortium, 2020-06-17)
      This report shows the results of the undergraduate students' survey regarding their intentions to return to college during Fall 2020. The main findings suggest that the majority of students at research universities (90%) ...